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Chief Architect

Innovaccer

Innovaccer

IT
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Your Role

As the Chief Architect, you will be responsible for leading and overseeing the architecture strategy and technical direction. You will play a critical role in designing, developing, and maintaining scalable and innovative software solutions. As a key member of the leadership team, you will collaborate with stakeholders to define the architectural roadmap and ensure alignment with business objectives.

A Day in the Life

  • Define and drive the organization's overall architecture strategy and technical direction
  • Lead a team of architects and engineers in designing and implementing scalable, reliable, and secure software solutions
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand business requirements and translate them into technical solutions
  • Evaluate and select appropriate technologies, frameworks, and tools to support the organization's goals
  • Drive the adoption of best practices, standards, and architectural principles across the organization
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to architects and engineers, fostering a culture of innovation and continuous learning
  • Stay updated with emerging technologies, industry trends, and advancements in software architecture
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure effective integration and interoperability of systems
  • Conduct architectural reviews and provide recommendations for improvement
  • Identify and mitigate risks related to software architecture and design
  • Engage with external partners, vendors, and industry experts to leverage their expertise and stay informed about industry best practices

What You Need

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (Master's degree preferred)
  • 18+ years of experience in software development, with a focus on architecture design
  • Proven experience as a Chief Architect or in a similar leadership role
  • Strong technical expertise in designing and implementing scalable, distributed systems
  • Proficiency in multiple programming languages and frameworks
  • In-depth knowledge of cloud technologies and architectures (e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Familiarity with modern software development practices, including Agile methodologies
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with stakeholders at all levels
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Experience in the healthcare industry
  • Experience with microservices architecture and containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Knowledge of data management and analytics platforms
  • Familiarity with security principles and best practices in software development
  • Previous experience in leading architecture transformation initiatives
  • Certifications in relevant areas (e.g., TOGAF, AWS Certified Solutions Architect)

What We Offer

  • Industry-Focused Certifications: Meet leading healthcare experts, discuss innovative strategies, and become a subject matter expert with our comprehensive set of certifications.
  • Rewards and Recognition: Feeling like you’re outperforming on your projects? Get recognition for your dedicated efforts and demonstrated work ethic.
  • Health Insurance and Mental Wellbeing: We offer health benefits and insurance to you and your family for hospital-related expenses pertaining to any illness, disease, or injury. We also have Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) to give you 24X7 access to certified therapists and psychologists.
  • Open Floor Plan: Cubicles are a thing of the past and to modernize our office space, we have open floor sittings at every office location. Share ideas with your peers and bond better in an open floor office where there are no barriers and you are inspired to be creative.
  • Paternity and Maternity Leave: Enjoy the industry’s best parental leave policy to welcome your bundle of joy and enjoy quality time with them.
  • Paid Time Off: Maintain a healthy work–life balance and take time off from work to focus on your well-being and big life moments.